Tag Archives: hiking

340 Lamlash to Whiting Bay

Wooden walkways, slippery rocks, and a painful tumble. Continue reading

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339 Brodick to Lamlash

I cross over to Arran, where clouds gather over the mountains, but the sea is tropical. Continue reading

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338 Fairlie to Wemyss Bay

I take the low road, and struggle with fatigue. Continue reading

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337 Ardrossan to Fairlie

Wonderful beaches, a scary nuclear power station, and a silly argument. Continue reading

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336 pm Stevenston to Ardrossan

Beach walking in brilliant sunshine, and then a grand marina. Continue reading

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336a Irvine to Stevenston

I follow a multitasking path, meet some foreign invaders, and discover a secret beach. Continue reading

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335 Troon to Irvine

There’s a fretful wildness to the weather, and my umbrella bobs and bounces. Continue reading

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334pm Ayr to Troon

A walk of contrasts. Lonely beaches and industrial zones. Continue reading

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334 am Heads of Ayr

A day full of obsessions: dead jellyfish, cameras and metal detectors. Continue reading

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333 Maidens to Dunure to Ayr

I conquer a couple of castles, but am defeated by the incoming tide. Continue reading

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